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I spent this weekend visiting my mom and sisters in the Bay Area for Mother’s Day. One of the things I love most about that area of the country is that people take existing homes and remodel them to make them their own. That area of the country was settled primarily in the 50′s and 60′s
Insta Media: There is great joy in treating yourself to a sumptuous meal and the pleasure is doubled when you get a chance to do it in an open, well-maintained space. An outdoor kitchen is a new trend that is observed among the suburban population. Barbecue parties in the lawn have always been a
In the past couple of weeks weather has sure heated up, which means more outside time. The kids are playing outside more, and hubby and I are outside doing more yardwork. The best part? My son has started mowing our lawn for us and he’s actually big enough to do it all by himself!!!! Oh happy day!
Spring is officially in session. That means it’s okay to splurge a bit on vivacious colors and to sprinkle the house with wonderful floral prints and vases filled with fresh flowers. Today, we’re focusing on a traditional, wonderful symbol of warm weather: the floral wreath. Whether you’re dec
When I mention that we joined a CSA last year, most people's first response is "What is a CSA?". CSA stands for Community Supported Agriculture, and it is becoming a more popular way to get local, fresh, seasonal produce straight from the farmer. After our first year of CSA Membership, I find myse
Kids love tents and not necessarily when you all go camping. They just love to have a space that they can crawl up into and where they can feel alone. I remember when I was little that I used to make a tent out of a coffee table and a blanket. I would go inside and play with my toys or just sit ther
Decorating a small nursery can seem like a huge challenge, especially when you’re preparing for a baby in so many other ways. How will you get everything you need into a space that is compact? Believe it or not, dealing with small space issues isn’t as difficult as you might think, especially in
Says homeowner Sarakenobi: When we realized we wouldn't be moving for a very long time, I decided to add some permanence and decorate beyond just pale-colored paint on our walls and nerdy posters. We pulled out the carpet and added some cheap laminate and painted the paneling, but afte